Learn about Economics Our economics section is constantly growing. It currently features articles on a variety of investing topics, such as economic indicators, recessions, and Alan Greenspan. Be sure to check back in the future for more articles.
Consumer Price Index See how economists use an index of prices of ordinary goods to gauge the economy.
Economic Indicators These reports come out every month and have a lot of influence on the stock and bond markets.
Gross Domestic Product The GDP is another important figure that economists and investors look at. A strong GDP is good.
Inflation Learn what inflation is and why it's bad for consumers and investors.